This book defiantly asserts that the problem facing the Catholic Church today is not the presence of homosexual clergy in its ranks, it is the reality of a threatened, repressed and compromised ecclesiastical hierarchy. John Shelby Spong, Author, Jesus for the Non-ReligiousNo book sets out more clearly and urgently thetragedy and the prospects of the current crisis of Catholicism. Bruce Chilton, Bernard Iddings Bell Professor of Religion. Bard College
About the Author
Paul Edward Murray is a Catholic priest and cultural anthropologist. During the 1990s he became Washington's first openly gay priest and worked extensively there in ministry in the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer community. In 1998 he relocated to Bard College, where he teaches religion and ministers as Catholic Chaplain. He lives in Annondale-on-Hudson, NY.